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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1938 most popular

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What does the name "Norah" mean?

Norah (English): Honor

The name "Norah" is of English origin and it means "Honor". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

H is for hand, that you always give.

Your name in reverse order is "Haron". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Onrha". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Norah" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Norah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,556 babies born with the name Norah in the United States. That's more than enough Norahs to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Norah" was in 2014 with a total of 1,994 babies. (That's a lot of baby Norahs)

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Norah" is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 38 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 1,500 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Norah popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Norah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Norah

Norah Jones

Norah Jones is a singer-songwriter, musician, and actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Norah was born in 1979 as Geetali Norah Jones Shankar in Brooklyn, New York City.


Past life for Norah born Jan 15, 2012

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Africa approximately on 925. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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